Meet the Leadership Team Behind McIntosh Perry
McIntosh Perry is a company of enduring strength. Our forward-looking leadership team is made up of dedicated, focused, and experienced executives who drive the company, guide our strategy, and lead our people.
Working with each other and with our employees across North America, their knowledge and expertise come together to make a difference for all our clients. The culture within our company is all about Integrity, self-taught line, and commitment to making our people the best in the industry.
We have been privileged to play a role in helping billions of people across North America through more than a century now of change on their projects – Turning Possibilities into Reality!
Gus Sarrouh, Chief Executive Officer
Gus Sarrouh has more than 30 years of global experience in the consulting engineering and construction industries. He joined CCI Group in 2015 as CEO and then became CEO of McIntosh Perry in 2016. Previously, he held leadership roles at Ingenium Group, a global full-service architectural, engineering, construction, and building science services company. His extensive project experience includes involvement with Toronto Pearson International Airport, Law Society of Upper Canada (Osgoode Hall), Scarborough Pan-Am Aquatic Centre, and Union Station Redevelopment.
Mark Ward, P.Eng., Chief Operating Officer
With more than 25 years of experience in the industry, Mark has extensive knowledge of high-level company operations, strategic execution, and how to overcome business challenges to deliver on customer commitments. Mark is skilled in several key areas including performance improvement, risk management, change management, and public and media relations. As a leader, Mark strives to empower his teams while upholding values of accountability and innovation.
Victor Louie, Chief Financial Officer
Victor has more than 15 years of strategic and tactical finance experience in the professional services industry. He has helped grow industry-leading engineering firms, and is intimately familiar with the details of the business and commercial environment to keep executive and senior management informed.
Chris McShane, Executive Vice President, Infrastructure
Chris McShane has more than 29 years of experience, with specialties in contract administration and financial oversight. Chris has been with McIntosh Perry for more than 20 years, following more than 13 years with the Ministry of Transportation Ontario.
Fabian Briceno, M. Eng., P.Eng, PMP, GSC, Executive Vice President, Infrastructure – Transportation
Fabian has more than 20 years of experience in the engineering, procurement, and construction industry, with an emphasis on transit, civil, transportation, and linear infrastructure projects. He has actively contributed as a public speaker, author, presenter, and panelist. As a member of several Committees and Associations, he has been representing industry matters such as Government Relations, Advocacy, Health & Safety, Standards Development, Education, and Labour Relations.
Graham Lancaster, P.Eng., Executive Vice President, Infrastructure
Graham has more than 20 years of civil design and project management expertise. He has worked on projects throughout Canada including Calgary, the Yukon, Toronto, Nunavut, and Ottawa. Starting in land development, including site grading, site servicing, and stormwater management, Graham quickly found an interest in the larger, more complex projects, requiring a multi-disciplinary team.
Brian Kielly, P.Eng., Executive Vice President, Energy
Brian has more than 20 years of experience in engineering consulting and operations for the oil & gas industry in Western Canada. He has expertise in detailed design, construction management and start-up supervision of several sweet and sour gas processing facilities and pipeline systems, including sour and sweet oil and gas batteries, gas plants, compressor stations, pipeline facilities as well as coordinating the regulatory and environmental aspects of the projects.
Rick Derbecker, B.Tech, CEI, GRP, LEED AP, Executive Vice President, Buildings
Rick has more than 25 years of experience in Building Services that involves a wide range of work pertaining to all building envelope elements, from detail and design review of new construction projects to material or system failure investigations and expert witness support. His experience with the materials testing lab and evaluating the performance of building materials and assemblies gives him unique insight into the failure modes of materials and how they perform in real-world applications.